Pepperdine Waves vs San Diego Toreros Betting Matchup Report
|San Diego Toreros||Pepperdine Waves|
|9-4||December 28, 2013, 08:00 | Firestone Fieldhouse||7-5|
San Diego pays a visit to Pepperdine on Saturday, hoping to send the Waves to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Firestone Fieldhouse.
The Waves currently sports a 7-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-3 ATS. The Toreros are 9-4 and 5-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Waves produce a 6-3 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Toreros have gone 5-3 against the number.
View San Diego Toreros vs Pepperdine Waves Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with Pepperdine in this one found them as 0-point earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 129-rated San Diego taking on the No. 246-rated Waves in this contest.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 67-52 winner as they battled Southern Utah at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 21-point favorite. Johnny Dee scored 16 points leading the Toreros to a 67-52 victory over Southern Utah at Jenny Craig Pavilion on Saturday.
Pepperdine won its last outing, a 76-64 result against Houston Baptist on December 21. The Waves got a 21-point performance from Brendan Lane, who added 11 rebounds, as Pepperdine ran past Houston Baptist 76-64 on Saturday at Firestone Fieldhouse.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Pepperdine's No. 152-ranked offense, averaging 73 PPG, against a Toreros defense that ranks No. 15 at 60.77 PPG. The Waves field goal percentage has averaged 49.07% so far, more than the Toreros marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.42% per game.
A few Toreros at Waves trends to consider:
San Diego is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
San Diego is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games when playing Pepperdine
San Diego is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pepperdine
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of San Diego's last 14 games when playing Pepperdine
Pepperdine is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
Pepperdine is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Pepperdine's last 14 games when playing San Diego
Pepperdine is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
San Diego at Loyola Marymount, Monday, December 30th
Pepperdine at BYU, Monday, December 30th